The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 35 50 63
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 34 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.07% 3.42% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.27% 3.45% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 15
Median salary £33,000 £33,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.49% +21.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,100 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,350 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Test Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
542 638 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.79% 99.07% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 501 561 446
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Suffolk region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +23 30 £33,000 -1.49% 1
Lowestoft +3 1 - -
Bury St Edmunds -5 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (51.16%) ISEB
1 22 (51.16%) Test Scripting
2 20 (46.51%) QA
3 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (37.21%) Selenium
4 15 (34.88%) Automated Testing
5 14 (32.56%) SDLC
6 11 (25.58%) Finance
7 9 (20.93%) BDD
8 8 (18.60%) Software Testing
8 8 (18.60%) Test Planning
8 8 (18.60%) SoapUI
8 8 (18.60%) Automation Testing
9 7 (16.28%) HP
9 7 (16.28%) TDD
9 7 (16.28%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (16.28%) HP UFT
10 6 (13.95%) SQL
10 6 (13.95%) ISTQB
10 6 (13.95%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (13.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (11.63%) Manual Testing
11 5 (11.63%) Android
11 5 (11.63%) Windows
11 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
11 5 (11.63%) Regression Testing
12 4 (9.30%) C#
12 4 (9.30%) Java
12 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (9.30%) iGaming

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Selenium
2 8 (18.60%) SoapUI
3 7 (16.28%) HP UFT
4 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.65%) Calabash
5 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.65%) JIRA
5 2 (4.65%) JUnit
5 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.33%) JMeter
6 1 (2.33%) LoadUI
6 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) iGaming
3 3 (6.98%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
1 2 (4.65%) SOAP
2 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
1 3 (6.98%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Android
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Test Scripting
2 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.88%) Automated Testing
4 14 (32.56%) SDLC
5 9 (20.93%) BDD
6 8 (18.60%) Automation Testing
6 8 (18.60%) Software Testing
6 8 (18.60%) Test Planning
7 7 (16.28%) TDD
8 6 (13.95%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Manual Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Regression Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Functional Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (6.98%) Load Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
11 2 (4.65%) Agile Testing
11 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.65%) System Testing
11 2 (4.65%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) C#
2 4 (9.30%) Java
3 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.65%) Perl
4 2 (4.65%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) ISEB
2 6 (13.95%) ISTQB
2 6 (13.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (46.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) HP
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
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